Emerging Chains http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/44085/more en MenuMasters 2014: True Food Kitchen http://nrn.com/food-trends/menumasters-2014-true-food-kitchen <div class="field-deck"> Health-focused concept draws customers with innovative, nutritious dishes </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Health-focused concept draws customers with innovative, nutritious dishes</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/food-trends/menumasters-2014-true-food-kitchen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/food-trends/menumasters-2014-true-food-kitchen#comments Casual Dining Emerging Chains Food Trends Health & Nutrition Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:46:00 +0000 104101 at http://nrn.com <p>Michael Stebner, executive chef, True Food Kitchen</p> A look inside Yum's new Super Chix concept http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/look-inside-yums-new-super-chix-concept <div class="node-body gallery-body">The exploratory concept is being tested as a possible growth vehicle abroad.</div> 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‘Exploratory’ concept intended for international expansion only, company says </div> <div class="node-body article-body">‘Exploratory’ concept intended for international expansion only, company says</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/yum-open-super-chix-test-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/yum-open-super-chix-test-restaurant#comments Emerging Chains Latest Headlines Food Trends Weekly Wrap Quick Service Wed, 09 Apr 2014 17:26:00 +0000 104001 at http://nrn.com <p>Super Chix will offer a limited menu centered around a chicken sandwich.</p> Buffalo Wild Wings outlines four areas for growth http://nrn.com/casual-dining/buffalo-wild-wings-outlines-four-areas-growth <div class="node-body article-body">Emerging brands, technology, international, local marketing to be key, execs say</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/casual-dining/buffalo-wild-wings-outlines-four-areas-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/casual-dining/buffalo-wild-wings-outlines-four-areas-growth#comments Casual Dining Corporate Corporate News Emerging Chains Latest Headlines Weekly Wrap Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar Wed, 02 Apr 2014 20:37:00 +0000 103561 at http://nrn.com Patxi’s Pizza gets boost from private equity investment http://nrn.com/corporate-news/patxi-s-pizza-gets-boost-private-equity-investment <div class="field-deck"> Exec says deal will help chain compete with fast-casual brands </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Exec says deal will help chain compete with fast-casual brands</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/corporate-news/patxi-s-pizza-gets-boost-private-equity-investment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/corporate-news/patxi-s-pizza-gets-boost-private-equity-investment#comments Casual Dining Corporate News Emerging Chains Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquistions Wed, 02 Apr 2014 19:41:00 +0000 103551 at http://nrn.com Frozen-treat chains prepare to serve pent-up demand http://nrn.com/dessert-trends/frozen-treat-chains-prepare-serve-pent-demand <div class="node-body article-body">Dairy Queen, Rita’s Italian Ice executives discuss growth plans as winter thaws</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/dessert-trends/frozen-treat-chains-prepare-serve-pent-demand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/dessert-trends/frozen-treat-chains-prepare-serve-pent-demand#comments Emerging Chains Latest Headlines Dessert Trends Quick Service Wed, 02 Apr 2014 17:28:00 +0000 103511 at http://nrn.com <p>Dairy Queen will open its first Manhtattan location this spring</p> Jersey Mike’s launches first branding campaign http://nrn.com/advertising/jersey-mike-s-launches-first-branding-campaign <div class="field-deck"> Commercials tout sandwich chain’s food quality, Month of Giving fundraiser </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Commercials tout sandwich chain’s food quality, Month of Giving fundraiser</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/advertising/jersey-mike-s-launches-first-branding-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/advertising/jersey-mike-s-launches-first-branding-campaign#comments Advertising Emerging Chains Marketing Latest Headlines Quick Service Wed, 26 Mar 2014 16:31:00 +0000 103071 at http://nrn.com Fazoli’s opens fast-casual Venti Tre Modern Italian http://nrn.com/fast-casual/fazoli-s-opens-fast-casual-venti-tre-modern-italian <div class="field-deck"> New concept aims to “mirror the development of a Panera or Chipotle” </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New concept aims to “mirror the development of a Panera or Chipotle” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/fast-casual/fazoli-s-opens-fast-casual-venti-tre-modern-italian" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/fast-casual/fazoli-s-opens-fast-casual-venti-tre-modern-italian#comments Emerging Chains Service Fast Casual Latest Headlines Weekly Wrap Fri, 21 Mar 2014 15:59:00 +0000 102611 at http://nrn.com <p>Venti Tre, which means &ldquo;23&rdquo; in Italian, offers guests piadas, salads and pastas.</p> Potbelly eyes Oklahoma City for franchise growth http://nrn.com/franchising/potbelly-eyes-oklahoma-city-franchise-growth <div class="field-deck"> Company aims to accelerate expansion for emerging franchise system </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Company aims to accelerate expansion for emerging franchise system</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nrn.com/franchising/potbelly-eyes-oklahoma-city-franchise-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/franchising/potbelly-eyes-oklahoma-city-franchise-growth#comments Corporate Franchising Emerging Chains Fast Casual Latest Headlines Wed, 19 Mar 2014 17:55:00 +0000 102311 at http://nrn.com